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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, SEPT. 6, 2023 – Team members from Missouri State Parks invite the public to visit and view informational videos for Johnson’s Shut-Ins, Katy Trail, Knob Noster, Pershing, Pomme de Terre, Rock Island Trail, Stockton, Taum Sauk Mountain, Harry S Truman and Wallace state parks, and Osage Village State Historic Site.

After watching the videos, the public is encouraged to provide input and comments, as well as submit questions about the parks or historic sites and their operations. Park team members will respond to the comments, answer questions and provide information.

The videos are online and available for comment through the month of September for visitors to view at their leisure. Once the month ends, the comment function will be turned off, but the video will remain online for viewing.

Input from the public is important to Missouri State Parks. The online videos are helping to inform the public on the current status and future plans for parks and historic sites, and offer visitors the opportunity to comment on the facilities. For a list of scheduled informational meetings and a list of videos, visit

The featured state parks and historic sites are:

  • Johnson’s Shut-Ins State Park, 148 Taum Sauk Trail, Middle Brook.
  • Katy Trail State Park – Western Section.
  • Knob Noster State Park, 873 SE 10 Road, Knob Noster.
  • Osage Village State Historic Site, Hwy. C, Walker.
  • Pershing State Park, 29277 Highway 130, Laclede.
  • Pomme de Terre State Park, 23451 Park Entrance Road, Pittsburg.
  • Rock Island Trail State Park.
  • Stockton State Park, 19100 S. Highway 325, Dadeville.
  • Taum Sauk Mountain State Park, Highway CC, Ironton.
  • Harry S Truman State Park, 28761 State Park Road, Warsaw.
  • Wallace State Park, 10621 NE Highway 121, Cameron.

For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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